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Pub Quiz!

Great little friendly independent pub pretty much opposite Reading railway station. Always a good... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Scene-set
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Fabulous Cask and Keg Beer Range

A bar with 14 keg and 8 cask beers is well worth a visit In addition there are c30 Gins... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Uuggh
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53 Greyfriars Road, Reading RG1 1PA, England
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great little friendly independent pub pretty much opposite Reading railway station. Always a good selection of beers and now an extensive selection of gin (some well known and some unheard of!) Quiz nights are held every two weeks (actual dates always advertised on Facebook) Excellent...More

Thank Scene-set
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

A bar with 14 keg and 8 cask beers is well worth a visit In addition there are c30 Gins permanently on too Perfect location close to town centre and train station

Thank Uuggh
Reviewed 12 April 2018

One of our regular haunts, we often use this as a meeting point close to my wife's workplace and the railway station. We love having 3-4 halves between us and there is more often than not, a stout, a porter or occasionally a mild on....More

Thank watsonworld
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Dropped off by the bus opposite and time for a couple before the train home. Decent beer and swift service makes this a good choice before catching your train.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I was 5/16ths into my overpriced craft lager (hipster sauce) when I felt compelled to service my chronic nicotine addiction. I approached the bar and made a simple request for a lighter. This could have been used for almost anything. I was gobsmacked by the...More

Thank timmylemon
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second time of visiting The Greyfriar, it is a good as the first time, and gets better. Being so close to the Reading Train Station, it is perfect for meeting up with friends to sit and chat, chill or that pre-London train...More

Thank Damien6638
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere with friendly staff and a wide selection of beers and GIN . Perfect for that end of day drink after doing the Christmas shopping, I loved it.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This really is a hidden gem in a the heart of Reading. Great selection of ales and craft beers from a pub that’s passionate about the beer they served. Went here on a Camra Pub crawl a while back as well and just had to...More

Thank DTD73
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Came in for a quick pint after being at a graduation ceremony and it turned into 2 bottles of prosecco. £10 a bottle on Fridays. WINNER!!! The staff are so knowledgeable and friendly and gave us great recommendations. We had a great...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Stopped in between trains as this place is close to the station. A superb range of ales and gin if that is your fancy are on offer. Being a colder day the wife just wanted a coffee while I savoured a pint. 'we don't do...More

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